June 30th saw the debut of local resident Eric Goodman's second book and first novel, "Tracks: a Novel in Stories." Many of us know this Rodgers Forge resident's wonderful first book, "Flightless Goose," for children. Well, now adults can thrill to Eric's work. He tells us that "These linked stories show how strangers on a train (Amtrak train from Baltimore to Chicago) can touch each other.
TV viewers know Duff Goldman isn't afraid of a little risk. But as his popular Food Network show "Ace of Cakes" winds down, can he export his quirky Baltimore brand to the sunny environs of Los Angeles?